Presents the letters, essays, and poems of the celebrated American writer and provides running commentaries to help shed light on particular passages and examine the writer's motives and style.That is it which throws thunder into Chathama#39;s voice, and dignity into Washingtona#39;s port, and America into Adamsa#39;s eye.44 Honor is ... for their ingenuity; they sometimes wrote acrostics (poems in which the initial letter of each line spells outafor exampleathe authora#39;s name). ... (1756a1763); George Washington (1732a1799) and John Adams (1735a1826), first and second presidents of the United States.
|Title||:||The Annotated Emerson|
|Author||:||Ralph Waldo Emerson, David Mikics|
|Publisher||:||Harvard University Press - 2012-02-07|